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Park or Airport Runway?

I applaud the City and Parks Department for finally installing new lighting at Hansen Park. It has been a dark and foreboding...

Original post made by Hansen Curious on Sep. 26, 2016
Last comment by mooseturd, on Sep 26, 2016 at 10:35 am | 1 comment | 87 Views

AROUND TOWN

Costco: Traffic at Hopyard/Owens

The traffic at Hopyard and Owens will only get worse with the new Chick-fil- A opening. It is already at a "D" level. Don't...

Original post made by Rod on Sep. 16, 2016
Last comment by Tom M., on Sep 25, 2016 at 1:17 am | 22 comments | 710 Views

AROUND TOWN

Meet the candidates tonight at Pleasanton Weekly candidates forum

Candidates for Pleasanton mayor and the City Council will face off tonight at a community forum being hosted by the Pleasanton...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2016
Last comment by Kris Thompson, on Sep 24, 2016 at 11:32 pm | 40 comments | 2054 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Designated bike lanes to be extended throughout Pleasanton

The Pleasanton City Council has voted to update the city's bicycle master plan to provide funding and strategies for making...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by Commuter, on Sep 24, 2016 at 8:47 am | 4 comments | 191 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Editorial: Yes on Prop 54 to lift the veil of secrecy

Among the myriad propositions on the Nov. 8 ballot is one we feel we should weigh in on. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2016/09/23/editorial-yes-on...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by Ptown Dad, on Sep 24, 2016 at 8:37 am | 2 comments | 1382 Views

AROUND TOWN

California Fair Political Practices Commission Affirms that Mayor Thorne cannot participate in Decisions of Johnson Drive

The FPPC released its opinion letter on September 6 on Mayor Thorne's ability to participate in the Johnson Drive Economic...

Original post made by res1 on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by Dave J., on Sep 24, 2016 at 8:00 am | 9 comments | 282 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Axis Community Health doubles capacity for health care to needy

Axis Community Health has opened its new $12 million health center in Pleasanton, a 24,000-square-foot complex on West Las...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2016
Last comment by Kirsten Zurbrugg, on Sep 24, 2016 at 7:50 am | 1 comment | 1862 Views

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Sounding off

Candidates for Pleasanton's mayor and City Council positions sounded off Monday evening at the Pleasanton Weekly's candidates'...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by Michael Austin, on Sep 23, 2016 at 7:20 pm | 2 comments | 346 Views

CRIMES & INCIDENTS

Update on Yarinet Malihan DUI Case?

It's very strange that this case has seemingly disappeared from the radar of local media. When will charges be filed in this...

Original post made by Concerned Resident on Sep. 23, 2016
There are no comments yet. 170 Views

AROUND TOWN

Politics and Costco

The Alameda County Democratic Party has decided to take a stand on our city issue, Measure MM. This only stands to confirm...

Original post made by Val on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Mike W., on Sep 23, 2016 at 1:24 pm | 27 comments | 617 Views

AROUND TOWN

Designated bike lanes to be extended throughout Pleasanton

The Pleasanton City Council voted this week to update the city’s bicycle master plan to provide funding and strategies...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2016
Last comment by MD, on Sep 23, 2016 at 9:51 am | 20 comments | 2129 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Horse racing returns to Alameda County Fairgrounds tomorrow

Six days of live horse racing, taking part without a fair begins Friday as the Oak Tree at Pleasanton Fall Meet will kick...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2016
Last comment by julia Kincade, on Sep 22, 2016 at 10:50 am | 1 comment | 2343 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council imposes tough new restriction on how Masons use their Hopyard Road lodge

The City Council imposed strict new regulations on Pleasanton Masons last night after considering complaints from their Valley...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 21, 2016 at 9:03 pm | 4 comments | 1531 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dog laws unleashed

While the subject of Pleasanton's dog leash law can inspire debate among local residents--dog owners or not--the ordinance...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2016
Last comment by Cosmic-Charlie, on Sep 21, 2016 at 12:36 pm | 5 comments | 2842 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

U.C. Berkeley financial aid advisor to discuss college funding at Pleasanton library today

“Funding Your College Education,” a workshop geared toward high school students and their parents, will be the theme...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Maritess Simmons, on Sep 21, 2016 at 9:53 am | 1 comment | 754 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Dublin's Farmers' Market wrapping up 6th season tomorrow

The Dublin Farmers' Market will wrap up its sixth season on Thursday. Read the full story here http://www.pleasantonweekly.com/news/2016/09/20/dublins-farmers-market-wrapping-up-6t...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Ed, on Sep 21, 2016 at 8:53 am | 2 comments | 640 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Pleasanton Police Department trading card program returns

The Pleasanton Police Department has announced the return of the trading card program along with a new accompanying contest. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
There are no comments yet. 629 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No argument filed against Pleasanton school bond

Pleasanton voters will not be presented with a formal argument against the school district's bond measure when they cast...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2016
Last comment by Sandy Piderit, on Sep 20, 2016 at 7:41 pm | 9 comments | 1967 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Council to consider curbs on Masons' partying even though they're selling building

Despite plans by the Pleasanton Masons to sell their lodge on Hopyard Road to the Chabad of the Tri-Valley, an orthodox Jewish...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2016
Last comment by Gina Channell, Publisher, on Sep 20, 2016 at 3:08 pm | 5 comments | 1812 Views

COMMENTS ON STORIES

Vegetation fire burns 20 acres in Pleasanton

A fire consumed 20 acres of vegetation in Pleasanton Sunday afternoon before being extinguished. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2016
Last comment by KM, on Sep 20, 2016 at 1:23 pm | 2 comments | 1838 Views
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